JustFab: The Success Story of Don Ressler

In 2010, Don Ressler co-founded JustFab an online retailer, with Adam Goldenberg. Later the name was changed to Techstyle Fashion group according to apparelnews.net. Techstyle focuses on online sales of personalized style. Today, JustFab is a sub-branch of Techstyle, as are Fabletics, Fabkids, and ShoeDazzle.

Funding History of JustFab

Two years after its startup, JustFab received a funding of $33 million from Matrix Partners in 2012. In the same year, it received donations totaling to $76million from Rho Ventures, Intelligent Beauty, Bloomberg, and Technology Crossover Ventures on BusinessInsider.com. Moreover, the company achieved its target of 6 million members. Consequently, it managed to begin extending its services to Europe. With time the company has attracted public-market financiers, hedge funds, and mutual funds. It recently received a $1billon valuations backing. This assessment proved that it had attracted public investors to help it develop into a competitive IPO.

Role of Don Ressler in the Success of JustFab
JustFab has a talented design team, a factor which has immensely contributed to its success in the fashion market and expansion. Don Ressler played a key role in securing this success. First, knowing that parents were their key customers, Don Ressler purchased Fabkids in January 2013, a fashion subscription service for children. After that, he closed the acquisition of Fab Shoes and the rival ShoeDazzle. Since then, the company has extended to Canada, UK, Germany and Spain with and has plans to expand to other continents.

Don Ressler’s hard work has earned him recognition as a successful entrepreneur who focuses on settling for win-win deals. Recently, together with Kate Hudson, Don Ressler started Fabletics. Fabletics designs personally curated active-wear. In 2016, its customer satisfaction ranked best among competitors. The Better Business Bureau gave rated it to be an A-level business in the same year.

Techstyle launched the “#FabfoAll” slogan for its “All Size” campaign to continue the success. The effort had the aim of positioning Justfab and Fabletics as all-inclusive brands at https://eyepain.org/index.php/2016/12/19/don-ressler-is-part-of-the-incredible-success-of-justfab-and-fabletics/. Don Ressler mentioned that through this campaign, the company focuses on offering trendy outfits to women in the sizes that they prefer. He explained that Fabletics values promoting confidence and a healthy lifestyle in women of all ages and body types.

PodcastOne Chairman Norman Pattiz Launches the Latest Jericho Network program “Beyond the Darkness”

PodcastOne Chairman Norman Pattiz recently launched the newest episode on the WWE Chris Jericho’s podcast network, “Beyond the Darkness”. The podcast that falls under the PodcastOne umbrella seeks to entertain and enlighten audiences with prominent researchers. The experts will be involved in challenging the audience on everything they know about monster encounters, aliens, ghouls, angels, miracles, mysteries, demons, and ghosts. Episodes are expected to be released every Monday on PodcastOne.com, and the show will be hosted by radio host and radio producer, Dave Schrader and Tim Dennis known for their massive fan base.

 

Norman applauded the WWE star Chris Jericho as one of the distinguished jewels in the PodcastOne network. He went ahead to say that the launch of the Jericho network had evolved beyond wrestling and had so far delivered comedians, meaning that Chris had mastered the art of balancing wrestling content with other topics. As such, Norman was confident that Chris would take the audience to the paranormal with “Beyond the Darkness”. To Chris, the episode is just one of those he expects to get a positive response from the audience and is optimistic it will attract a large number of people.

 

PodcastOne

 

This is a prominent advertiser-supported podcast network founded and led by Norman Pattiz. Currently, the network boasts a great following of more than 200 popular lineup of personalities and brands such as Steve Austin, Dr. Drew, NPR Los Angeles, Penn Jillette, Chris Jericho, Malcolm McDowell, Shaquille O’Neal, among others.

 

Who is Norman Pattiz?

 

Norman Pattiz is the chairman and founder of Westwood One radio network since 1974, which under his watch, became the largest provider of news, entertainment, sports and traffic programming. In 2013, after recognizing the untapped opportunities that existed in audio, Pattiz launched PodcastOne, a company that quickly became the country’s leader in audio on-demand programming. More to his background in broadcasting, Pattiz serves as the chairman of Los Alamos National Security Laboratories. Also, the PodcastOne CEO is a member of the council of the foreign relations and is a Reagent of the University of California.

 

Pattiz was in 2002 appointed by President Clinton to serve in the Broadcasting Board of Governors and later reappointed by President Bush in 2002. The board is responsible for overseeing all nonmilitary broadcasting services such as Radio Liberty, Voice of America, among others. In his career, Norman Pattiz has received numerous awards such as Broadcaster of the Year Award, Distinguished Education Service Award, and Freedom of Speech Award.

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http://regents.universityofcalifornia.edu/about/members-and-advisors/bios/norman-pattiz.html

http://www.laweekly.com/location/norman-pattiz-auditorium-hamilton-high-school-6170801

Sawyer Howitt: a Serial Entrepreneur and an Associate at the Meriwether Group

Sawyer Howitt is a project manager at the Meriwether Group, a management-consulting firm based in Portland, Oregon. The Meriwether Group specializes in the provision of business counsel, product development, brand building, financial direction, and operations refinement.

About Sawyer Howitt

Sawyer Howitt began to work for his father while he was in high school. As a young mind in this line of work, he has learned the key aspects of running a business, which are financial and operational management. Sawyer Howitt has demonstrated great artistic and analytic skills in executing his duties. He is also open-minded and can handle a variety of tasks, including interpreting complex spreadsheets, taking notes during meetings, and conducting presentations.

Sawyer Howitt has affiliations with a variety of non-profit organizations that supports causes in the education sector and women rights. He has worked as an intern in several organizations and mentored several young people. Sawyer Howitt also worked at Kure Juice bars where he acquired experience in customer relations. He is set to join Columbia University to study entrepreneurial finance in the next academic year. He spends his free time raising trout and is a fan of the Portland Trail Blazers. Sawyer Howitt is also known to keep up with the latest trends in fashion, music, culture, and health.

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